The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clustering
Rank 148 114 122
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +8
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 81 123 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.39% 2.09% 1.95%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.34% 5.46% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 39 97 70
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Clustering
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1867 2252 1965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 32.12% 38.18% 36.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1189 1542 1588
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,800 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Clustering across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Clustering
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Clustering across the Berkshire region.

Clustering Salary Trend in Berkshire

Clustering
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Clustering across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Clustering Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Clustering
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -16 56 £42,500 +8.97% 4
Bracknell -13 14 - - 1
Maidenhead +4 2 £32,000 -28.88%
Slough -25 1 £52,500 +12.90% 1
Clustering
South East

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Clustering also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Clustering.

1 136 (77.27%) Windows
2 80 (45.45%) MS Exchange
3 79 (44.89%) Microsoft
4 72 (40.91%) Security Cleared
5 71 (40.34%) Active Directory
6 66 (37.50%) VMware
7 60 (34.09%) Citrix
8 59 (33.52%) Exchange Server 2003
9 58 (32.95%) Windows XP
10 57 (32.39%) Exchange Server 2010
11 55 (31.25%) SQL
12 53 (30.11%) Blackberry
13 51 (28.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 49 (27.84%) DV Cleared
15 48 (27.27%) SharePoint
15 48 (27.27%) Oracle
16 43 (24.43%) High Availability
17 39 (22.16%) Disaster Recovery
18 38 (21.59%) SC Cleared
18 38 (21.59%) VMware Infrastructure
19 37 (21.02%) SQL Server
20 36 (20.45%) Live Communications Server
21 33 (18.75%) Veritas
21 33 (18.75%) MS Excel
21 33 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
21 33 (18.75%) PowerShell
21 33 (18.75%) Linux
22 31 (17.61%) Fujitsu
23 30 (17.05%) SAN
23 30 (17.05%) Internet

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Clustering also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Clustering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 80 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 59 (33.52%) Exchange Server 2003
3 57 (32.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 51 (28.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 48 (27.27%) SharePoint
6 36 (20.45%) Live Communications Server
7 30 (17.05%) IIS
8 22 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
9 21 (11.93%) Exchange Server 2007
10 18 (10.23%) Exchange Server 2013
11 16 (9.09%) Lotus Domino
11 16 (9.09%) Apache
12 15 (8.52%) Exchange Server 2000
12 15 (8.52%) SharePoint 2010
13 7 (3.98%) Resin
13 7 (3.98%) JBoss
14 2 (1.14%) Tomcat
14 2 (1.14%) ArcGIS
14 2 (1.14%) CMS
15 1 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 33 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.98%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.84%) SaaS
3 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (17.05%) SAN
1 30 (17.05%) Internet
2 28 (15.91%) DNS
3 17 (9.66%) Firewall
4 11 (6.25%) TCP/IP
5 7 (3.98%) NAS
6 5 (2.84%) BGP
6 5 (2.84%) LDAP
7 4 (2.27%) DHCP
7 4 (2.27%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (1.14%) tcpdump
8 2 (1.14%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.14%) 802.11
8 2 (1.14%) FTP
8 2 (1.14%) VoIP
8 2 (1.14%) VPN
8 2 (1.14%) SSL
8 2 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (1.14%) Wireless
8 2 (1.14%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (21.02%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (9.66%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (8.52%) MySQL
5 14 (7.95%) EDRMS
6 13 (7.39%) Oracle Database
7 12 (6.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (6.25%) IDOL
9 10 (5.68%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (3.41%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (3.41%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (1.14%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (1.14%) Oracle9i Database
12 2 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.57%) MS Access
13 1 (0.57%) DB2
13 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 17 (9.66%) TestDirector
2 16 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
2 16 (9.09%) WinRunner
3 2 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (6.82%) Spanish Language
2 11 (6.25%) French Language
3 10 (5.68%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.11%) German Language
5 7 (3.98%) Russian Language
5 7 (3.98%) Retail
6 6 (3.41%) Finance
7 5 (2.84%) Back Office
8 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.57%) Advertising
8 1 (0.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 63 (35.80%) Support Engineer
2 39 (22.16%) 2nd Line Support
2 39 (22.16%) Messaging Engineer
2 39 (22.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 39 (22.16%) Messaging Support Engineer
3 30 (17.05%) Consultant
4 19 (10.80%) Technical Support
5 16 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
5 16 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
6 14 (7.95%) Administrator
6 14 (7.95%) Senior Consultant
6 14 (7.95%) SQL Server Consultant
7 13 (7.39%) Wintel Consultant
7 13 (7.39%) Analyst
8 11 (6.25%) Test Analyst
9 10 (5.68%) DBA
10 9 (5.11%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 9 (5.11%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
11 8 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (4.55%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.98%) Java EE
2 6 (3.41%) .NET
3 5 (2.84%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.70%) Ajax
4 3 (1.70%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.70%) XML
5 1 (0.57%) Middleware
5 1 (0.57%) Web Services
5 1 (0.57%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.57%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 53 (30.11%) Blackberry
2 30 (17.05%) Replication
3 20 (11.36%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (6.82%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.98%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.27%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.14%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.14%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.14%) HP StorageWorks
7 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.57%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 136 (77.27%) Windows
2 58 (32.95%) Windows XP
3 33 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 33 (18.75%) Linux
4 30 (17.05%) UNIX
5 19 (10.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (6.82%) Solaris
8 11 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (5.68%) CentOS
10 3 (1.70%) AIX
10 3 (1.70%) HPUX
10 3 (1.70%) SUSE
11 2 (1.14%) VMS
12 1 (0.57%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (24.43%) High Availability
2 39 (22.16%) Disaster Recovery
3 22 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 17 (9.66%) Test Automation
4 17 (9.66%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (9.09%) Change Control
5 16 (9.09%) Release Management
6 14 (7.95%) Time Management
7 12 (6.82%) Root Cause Analysis
7 12 (6.82%) Change Management
8 11 (6.25%) Migration
9 10 (5.68%) ITIL
9 10 (5.68%) Test Scripting
10 9 (5.11%) Load Balancing
10 9 (5.11%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (3.98%) DevOps
11 7 (3.98%) Software Engineering
11 7 (3.98%) Asset Management
12 5 (2.84%) Project Management
12 5 (2.84%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (31.25%) SQL
2 33 (18.75%) PowerShell
3 9 (5.11%) Bash Shell
4 7 (3.98%) Java
4 7 (3.98%) Python
5 4 (2.27%) T-SQL
5 4 (2.27%) VBScript
6 3 (1.70%) C#
7 2 (1.14%) VB
7 2 (1.14%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.14%) Perl
7 2 (1.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 72 (40.91%) Security Cleared
2 49 (27.84%) DV Cleared
3 38 (21.59%) SC Cleared
4 17 (9.66%) Degree
5 16 (9.09%) ISEB
6 15 (8.52%) MCP
6 15 (8.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 10 (5.68%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (4.55%) MCSE
9 6 (3.41%) ISTQB
10 5 (2.84%) MCITP
11 4 (2.27%) RHCE
11 4 (2.27%) CCNA
11 4 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (1.14%) MCSA
12 2 (1.14%) CCNP
12 2 (1.14%) CWNA
12 2 (1.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.57%) MCTS
13 1 (0.57%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.41%) SLA
2 5 (2.84%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 71 (40.34%) Active Directory
2 38 (21.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 19 (10.80%) VMware ESX
5 18 (10.23%) XenApp
6 15 (8.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 11 (6.25%) ISA Server
8 7 (3.98%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (2.84%) vSphere
9 5 (2.84%) Firmware
10 4 (2.27%) Oracle RMAN
10 4 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
11 3 (1.70%) XenDesktop
12 2 (1.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (1.14%) Nmap
12 2 (1.14%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (1.14%) Terminal Server
12 2 (1.14%) Terminal Services
12 2 (1.14%) KVM
Systems Management
1 24 (13.64%) NetBackup
2 19 (10.80%) HP Quality Center
3 17 (9.66%) Netcool
3 17 (9.66%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 17 (9.66%) McAfee ePO
4 10 (5.68%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (3.98%) Nagios
5 7 (3.98%) Puppet
5 7 (3.98%) Munin
6 6 (3.41%) Data Guard
6 6 (3.41%) Backup Exec
7 4 (2.27%) ARCserve
7 4 (2.27%) SCCM
8 2 (1.14%) SCOM
8 2 (1.14%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (1.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (1.14%) AppManager
8 2 (1.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.57%) WSUS
9 1 (0.57%) cPanel
Vendors
1 79 (44.89%) Microsoft
2 66 (37.50%) VMware
3 60 (34.09%) Citrix
4 48 (27.27%) Oracle
5 33 (18.75%) Veritas
6 31 (17.61%) Fujitsu
7 19 (10.80%) Red Hat
8 17 (9.66%) McAfee
9 14 (7.95%) Meridio
10 12 (6.82%) EMC
11 10 (5.68%) Symantec
12 9 (5.11%) Cisco
13 7 (3.98%) HP
14 5 (2.84%) Hitachi
14 5 (2.84%) F5
15 4 (2.27%) Sun
15 4 (2.27%) Sybase
16 2 (1.14%) Dell
16 2 (1.14%) NetApp
16 2 (1.14%) Juniper
Slough, Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 to £55000 per annum - 12.5% bonus, 25 days, Pension to 7%, Med
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package and Basic
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Eden Lea
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago